Capped White-eye Zosterops fuscicapilla Scientific name definitions

Natalia C. García, Bas van Balen, Josep del Hoyo, David Christie, and Nigel Collar
Version: 2.0 — Published May 13, 2022

Diet and Foraging


Main Foods Taken

Fruit and insects.

Microhabitat for Foraging

Forages among twigs and branches in the canopy and mid-story (1).


No further information available.

Food Selection and Storage

No information available.

Nutrition and Energetics

No information available.

Metabolism and Temperature Regulation

No information available.

Drinking, Pellet-Casting, and Defecation

No information available.

Recommended Citation

García, N. C., B. van Balen, J. del Hoyo, D. A. Christie, and N. Collar (2022). Capped White-eye (Zosterops fuscicapilla), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (S. M. Billerman and B. K. Keeney, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.capwhe3.02